So the big news in country music the last few days has been, “OH NO Jake Owen has cut his hair!!” It was trending nationwide to my amazement. I like Jake and enjoy his talent, but I just did not see the seriousness of the big announcement. However, what I did take serious was his new video release for “What We Ain’t Got” off his last album release “Days Of Gold.” After the fourth time I hit replay of this video I knew I wanted to highlight it as my Music Video Monday selection. ... read more!
I take strong stands on what I view as country music as opposed to the pop sounds that have infiltrated the genre. However, when an artist has a voice that is amazing on so many levels I will give the props that are due. My Music Video Monday selection is from recent American Music Award winner for Female Country Artist, Carrie Underwood. ... read more!
My Music Video Monday selection is an artist that I had fun with for my first interview when I jumped in on here. Ray Scott has a talent that is so overlooked on mainstream radio, but yet his career has not gone unnoticed. Spending time with him last month in Key West made me appreciate that he is someone I could sit on the front porch swapping stories with and “Drinkin Beer.” ... read more!
“Sober & Sorry“ singer Kayla Adams has always loved country music. The Montana native may be “New on the Scene” to some, but at 24 she has already spent years on the stage as both a band member and solo performer. Kayla has shared the stage with Kellie Pickler, Rodney Atkins, LL Cool J, Heidi Newfield, and Smashmouth. Not only is she a singer, but she is a songwriter as well who is currently writing songs with some of Nashville’s top writer’s for her debut CD. ... read more!
Monday night, November 10th, The McCallum Theatre in Palm Desert played host to a country legend and a band filled with some of the most accomplished musicians you will ever see. Vince Gill, along with the western swing band The Time Jumpers rolled into town ready to show the crowd a good time…and that they most certainly did. ... read more!
When a singer/songwriter stands the test of time and brings his talent to Southern California fans step up and take notice. Rodeowave artist Phil Vassar, made his debut appearance at the Borderline Bar & Grill/Country Dance Hall in Thousand Oaks on November 7th playing to a near capacity diverse crowd. ... read more!